Ceramike - Background Information

British Studio Pottery

Winchcombe slipware mug decorated by Pat Groom Michael Cardew Wenford Bridge bowl Phil Rogers finger wiped vase

Tiled sign on the Leach Pottery in St. Ives

In 1920 Bernard Leach returned from Japan with Hamada to found the Leach Pottery in St. Ives.

Click the Leach Pottery tiles above to view a Leach St. Ives potters family tree.

Plate Design Evolution

Leach Pottery - Plate Design

Old Standard Ware

Leach Pottery - Old Standardware Range

New Standard Ware

Leach Pottery - Old Standardware Range

Emerging Potters

New online magazine

Remembering Mick Casson
Ladi Kwali - Winchcombe 1962

British Studio Potters' Marks - New Edition

David Ballantyne - 25 Years on

The Ballantyne famlily have created a new website as a tribute to David on the 25th anniversary of his passing.

Pot Easel

The Pot Easel

A precision engineered adjustable oak stand, just right for your cherished plate, charger or dish.

York Art Gallery
York Art Gallery - Centre of Ceramic Art

New Centre of Ceramic Art - Opened in 2015

Form and Function

Functional pottery is made to be used and at the same time give pleasure to the user. Click one of the pots below to view my gallery by form and make your judgement on how well the potter has fulfilled his or her task.

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Recent Gallery Images

David Leach St. Ives bowl  Michael Cardew 1935 Winchcombe wedding jug  John Leach wood fired vase 


Wendy Salt (Aislaby Pottery) - Click to enter the saleroom  Warren MacKenzie - American Potter - Click to enter bookshop   Lisa Katzenstein Vase - Click to enter the saleroom 

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Lidded jar by Colin Pearson Brush pot by Geoffrey Whiting Teapot by Mark Griffiths Jug by Mick Casson Dish from tha Leach Pottery Bowl by Simon Leach Tea cup by David Lloyd-Jones Vase by Phil Rogers

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